Actually this is my old system... Its literally sitting on the floor not plugged in... I updated it with this https://pcpartpicker.com/b/kHKBD3 and i already have an i7 8700k Build as well.
I've heard Zero noise. Idle and load. I also have Hardware acceleration on which uses the GPU more than it does the CPU.
They are pretty short. I dont think the front would work. But maybe just to the right of the MB you can. When I get more of the Fans i Plan on moving it.
Me too... I ran out of Fans... They were the ones that came with the View 71. Just havent purchased more yet.